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Keeping in touch with each other in today's busy and hurry up lifestyle is important. In Latest News you will find important announcements as they happen, updated frequently by the staff. In Sundays and More you will find this week's important announcements and events. Our Work and Zephyrs (quarterly newsletter) offer in-depth informational articles and stories written by our members. Our Videos offer inspirational practices led by our staff for your enrichment.  


Latest News 


Tuesday, April 12, 2020


PLEASE READ:  Letter to the Congregation - Connecting with Each Other

 


Easter

Sundays and More 
                                         

****PLEASE NOTE****  All in-person events are suspended. Virtual gatherings are being held where possible. Contact staff or lay leaders as appropriate

Featured Events

Holy Week

Holy Week Worship

April 6, 7, 8 – A “poured out” Holy Week ritual each day on Facebook Live at 9:30am
April 9 – Maundy Thursday – Online Communion service on Zoom at 9:30am and 2:30pm; on Facebook Live at 6:00pm – BYO Communion elements something to eat and something to drink
April 10 Good Friday Worship on Facebook Live at 12:00pm
April 12 Easter Sunday Worship on Facebook Live at 10:00am

Upcoming Events and Speakers

Women and Jesus        Wednesday, April 8, 9:30am
Women sometimes get overlooked in the Bible, but Jesus had many important interactions with women. In this Lenten study, we will examine several of these stories. Facilitated by Bethany, Rob Ted and Jeff.

Bible Study       Tuesdays, April 7 & 21, 6:00pm
Rob will be teaching the Bible study class on the Gospel of Mark; 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month.

For Our Youth

Family Service Day       Saturday, April 25, 9:00am
Volunteer with us at the Marin Food Bank. Please gather your family, members of your church family and new friends that are looking for a way to give back to our community. RSVP to Lisa Dini at ; open to elementary age children and older.

Songs? Stories? Podcasts? Prayers?
Parents, are you looking for more resources to surround your family with Christian learning and support outside of Sunday School? The Christian Education commission is curious about what content might be helpful to you and/or if you have a favorite book, album, etc. to share. Email Lisa Dini at with requests or recommendations.

For Your Information

Marin Cursillo Men’s Weekend Retreat       April 23– 26
Marin Cursillo is an ecumenical gathering for those seeking to strengthen their bonds within the Marin Christian faith community, as well as exchange wisdom on our shared spiritual life and experience. It’s also a ton of fun! Several WPC members will be participating this year. For more info visit www.marincursillo.com and/or contact Bob Miller ( ) for questions.

Lake Tahoe Retreat Save the Dates       September 6-10
Come to this part of the world that brings so many of us joy in a new way. Using Zephyr Point Retreat Center as our “base camp” we’ll spend our days with various excursions, exploring the connection of the human spirit to the earth, engaging in spiritual practices, and learning about challenges facing the region. Please let Rob know if you might be interested.

Café Justo Coffee
WPC is now serving Fair Trade Cafe Justo coffee. Cafe Justo is a grower-owned coffee cooperative located in Agua Prieta, Mexico. For more info contact Carol Coffman: or go to www.justcoffee.org

For The Summer

Westminster Woods
This is a wonderful sleep-away camp in Occidental for children in 2nd-12th grade. They will have a chance to meet peers from Presbyterian churches across northern California as they participate in outdoor adventures, crafts, music, and more. See https://www.westminsterwoods.org/summer-camp to register.

Zephyr Point Family Camp       June 28-July 3
Located on the shores of Lake Tahoe, this camp offers programming for children, youth, and adults. Several WPC families attended last year and rave about their experience. See https://www.zephyrpoint.org/programs/family/summer-family-camp/ to register.